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The Red Umbrella

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4 out of 5
Based on 732 Ratings and 280 Reviews

Book Description


The Red Umbrella is the moving tale of a 14-year-old girl's journey from Cuba to America as part of Operation Pedro Pan-an organized exodus of more than 14,000 unaccompanied children, whose parents sent them away to escape Fidel Castro's revolution.



In 1961, two years after the Communist revolution, Lucía Álvarez still leads a carefree life, dreaming of parties and he... More
Book Information
PublisherYearling Books
BindingPaperback (6 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages288
ISBN-100375854894
ISBN-13978-0375854897
Publication Date12/13/2011
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About Maya Christina Gonzalez (Author) : Maya Christina Gonzalez is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Maya Christina Gonzalez include Animal Poems of the Iguazu/Animalario del Iguazu,... more
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